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BC-AP News Coverage Advisory,ADVISORY

BC-AP News Coverage Advisory,ADVISORY

Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change.

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HIGHLIGHTING:

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Among today's coverage highlights as we see them at 1415 GMT:

-- GERMANY-G7 (sent; developing)

-- TURKEY-ELECTIONS (sent; developing)

-- SYRIA (sent; developing)

-- ESCAPED PRISONERS (sent; developing)

-- TEXAS OFFICER-POOL INCIDENT (sent; developing)

-- APPLE'S SHOW (sent; developing)

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WHAT WE'RE TALKING ABOUT:

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-- AMERICAN PHAROAH-MARKETING THE CHAMP (upcoming)

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PHOTOS:

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HAITI SAVING COASTLINES - Growing conservation push in north Haiti focuses on restoring coastlines, overfished waters. SENT: 9 photos, 1010 words.

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VIDEO:

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ESCAPED PRISONERS - Sent and developing.

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Here are details of those stories, plus others we have in the works for today (all times GMT):

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WORLD

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GERMANY-G7 - Iraq's premier and the presidents of Nigeria and Tunisia are joining Group of Seven leaders in Germany to detail their own struggles in the fight against terrorism and what help they need. Other topics include international trade as well as fighting climate change, hunger and malnutrition. SENT: 270 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing. With OBAMA - He confers with allies over Mideast problems, Russia sanctions as Group of Seven summit comes to close. SENT: 580 words. UPCOMING: Updates from Obama 10 a.m. news conference, 700 words by 1600 GMT, photos. GERMANY-G7-THE LATEST.

TURKEY-ELECTIONS - Perhaps for the first time since his party roared into power in 2002, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appears to have lost control of his political fate after his party squandered a sizable political majority in an election he hoped would clear the way for him to expand his powers. UPCOMING: 900 words by 1600 GMT, photos.

SYRIA - Activists say government airstrikes on a northwestern Syrian village have killed at least 49 people. SENT: 480 words. UPCOMING: Developing.

TROPICAL WEATHER - A weakening Tropical Storm Blanca rolled into the Baja California Peninsula, with rains expected to lash a wide area including the resorts of Los Cabos. SENT: 240 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing.

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WASHINGTON

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SUPREME COURT - Issues opinions, orders. (Unclear what, but will likely be newsworthy)

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US

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ESCAPED PRISONERS - Two murderers who escaped from a prison by cutting through steel walls and pipes remain on the loose as authorities investigate how the inmates obtained the power tools used in the "Shawshank Redemption"-style breakout. SENT: 550 words, photos. UPCOMING: Will be updated with developments.

CAMPUS ASSAULTS-BACKLOG - A growing backlog of campus sex assault complaints filed with the U.S. Department of Education is forcing victims to go years without resolution, advocates say, and may be discouraging others from coming forward at all. UPCOMING: 800 words, photo.

TEXAS OFFICER-POOL INCIDENT - A suburban Dallas police officer is placed on administrative leave after a video showed him pushing a 14-year-old girl in a swimsuit to the ground outside a pool and pointing his gun at other teens. SENT: 360 words. UPCOMING: Developing on a number of fronts; details TBD. Seeking photo and video; prospects uncertain.

GAY MARRIAGE - As the U.S. Supreme Court ponders the future of same-sex marriage, Massachusetts offers a decade-long real world test of gay marriage. According to an Associated Press review, the number of same-sex marriages involving two women has quickly outstripped the number of marriages between couples made up of two men. UPCOMING: 500 words.

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TECH

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APPLE'S SHOW - Apple uses annual event to highlight software that makes iPhones, other gadgets indispensable. SENT: 850 words, photos. UPCOMING: Will be updated from 1700 GMT event.

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SPORTS

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AMERICAN PHAROAH-MARKETING THE CHAMP - American Pharoah's owners and thoroughbred racing now have a new race to run: A race to capitalize on the horse's Triple Crown victory before the excitement fades away. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by 1700 GMT.

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ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

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HARPER LEE-HALL OF FAME-ALABAMA - The "To Kill a Mockingbird" writer is among the inaugural inductees for the Alabama Writers Hall of Fame, though it was unclear whether she'd attend an event Monday night. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Photo. Updates from event.


Updated : 2021-09-28 09:14 GMT+08:00